TV Schedule

  • 00:10

    18 Aug

    Churchill's Forgotten War

  • 01:15

    18 Aug

    No Asylum: The Untold Chapter of Anne Frank's Story

  • 02:20

    18 Aug

    Auschwitz - One Day

  • 03:15

    18 Aug

    Queens That Changed The World - Season 1

    Eleanor became Queen of France whilst still a teenager; after that marriage was annulled, she married English heir Henry and had a strong influence on both the king's and her son's reigns.

  • 04:00

    18 Aug

    The Crusades - Season 1

    In July 1192, Richard the Lionheart was poised for a strike on Jerusalem; Saladin, meanwhile, readied his troops for an attack. Dr Thomas Asbridge looks beyond the legends of these medieval titans.

  • 04:50

    18 Aug

    Forbidden History - Season 6

    The Bermuda Triangle is a loosely defined region, in the western part of the North Atlantic Ocean, where a number of aircraft and ships are said to have been abandoned or disappeared.

  • 05:35

    18 Aug

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    The tragic histories of the political dynasties of the Bhutto family in Pakistan and the Nehru-Gandhi family in India are often compared to that of America's Kennedy family.

  • 06:20

    18 Aug

    Cursed Bloodlines - Season 1

    The tragic histories of the political dynasties of the Bhutto family in Pakistan and the Nehru-Gandhi family in India are often compared to that of America's Kennedy family.

  • 06:50

    18 Aug

    Cities of the Underworld - Season 4

    Don uses new mapping technology to expose the dark and deadly uncharted spaces beneath American cities.

  • 08:00

    18 Aug

    The Engineering That Built the World - Season 1

    Two brave visionaries endure failure and heartache a century before the internet while risking everything to connect the United States to the rest of the world with a cable under the ocean.

  • 09:00

    18 Aug

    Ancient Superstructures - Season 2

    In Turkey, at the intersection of Europe and Asia, lies a remarkable wonder of ancient engineering - the Hagia Sophia of Istanbul. What secrets are hidden in the heart of this giant mythical monument?

  • 10:10

    18 Aug

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    From tunnels excavated in total darkness to cities thriving against all odds in the desert, our ancient ancestors have built improbable structures that even rival the engineering marvels of today.

  • 11:15

    18 Aug

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    From ancient Persian ice stores hidden in the desert to terraced farming, marvel at the sheer brilliance of our ancient engineers as they solved problems and broke new ground.

  • 12:20

    18 Aug

    Ancient Engineering - Season 2

    From complex irrigation systems and unifying canals to far-reaching visions and constructing an entire city on water, discover the innovative ways ancient engineers used to harness the power of water.

  • 13:25

    18 Aug

    Roman Megastructures - Season 1

    Using 3D imagery, reconstitutions and interviews with historians and archaeologists, this episode tells the story of Gallo-Roman Paris and uncovers the vestiges of ancient Paris: Lutetia.

  • 14:35

    18 Aug

    Iznik, The Sunken Enigma

  • 15:40

    18 Aug

    World War II: The Price of Empire - Season 1

    Japanese troops occupy Southern Vietnam and Cambodia, but the day that changes the war comes on December 7th when Japanese aircraft attack the American Pacific Fleet at anchor in Pearl Harbor.

  • 16:45

    18 Aug

    World War II: The Price of Empire - Season 1

    Japan's escalation of the War in the East is devastatingly effective, but despite their success it is possible to see their inevitable defeat, and they have roused the military might of the USA.

  • 17:50

    18 Aug

    World War II: The Price of Empire - Season 1

    The war turns in favour of the Allies. Montgomery turns the tables on the Afrika Corps at El Alamein, the Japanese are defeated at Guadalcanal and the Germans are defeated at Stalingrad.

  • 18:55

    18 Aug

    World War II: The Price of Empire - Season 1

    The Allied leaders meet for their first conference to discuss the coordination of their efforts, a Japanese Division is destroyed at sea, and the Red Army begins its advance towards Berlin.

  • 19:55

    18 Aug

    World War II: The Price of Empire - Season 1

    The Germans continue their retreat from Russia, but the most significant event at this stage of the war is the second front in Europe with the D-Day landings on June 6th - Operation Overlord.

  • 21:00

    18 Aug

    Mesopotamia Rediscovered

  • 22:05

    18 Aug

    The Lost World of Angkor Wat - Season 1

    Laser surveys lead the team to undiscovered jungle temples, ground-penetrating radar reveals how kings took new territory, and could a huge jungle pyramid expose the makings of a mysterious cult?

  • 23:10

    18 Aug

    The Lost World of Angkor Wat - Season 1

    The team uses drones to explore one of the world's largest ancient water systems, and ancient weapons and traces of a colossal iron industry reveal the truth behind the power of the Khmer military.

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